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CHAN 2018: Super Eagles coach reacts to draw with Rwanda

Coach of the home-based Super Eagles, Salisu Yusuf, has insisted that his boys can beat any team in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) ongoing in Morocco. Nigeria began their quest to win this year’s competition, with a 0-0 draw with

Transfer news: Manchester United sign Puigmal, Super Eagles’ Odion Ighalo set for EPL return

Manchester United youngstar, Arnau Puigmal has penned a new contract with Premier league giants, Manchester United. Puigmal signed his first professional contract same week he clocked 17-year-old. The midfielder is the fourth United U18 star to sign a professional contract

England confirm friendly with Super Eagles at Wembley ahead of 2018 World Cup

England have will take on Nigeria at Wembley Stadium on June 2, as part of their warm-up friendlies ahead of the 2018 World Cup. The Three Lions will play the Super Eagles five days before facing Costa Rica in another

‎WAFU Women’s Cup 2018 : Super Falcons drawn with Senegal, Togo

Nigeria’s female national team, the Super Falcons, have been in Group B of this year’s WAFU Women’s Cup. They will face Senegal, Benin Republic and Togo in the preliminary rounds. The Super Falcons will have to win the group or

Super Eagles star, Iwobi partied until 3am before Arsenal crashed out of FA Cup

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, partied until 3.30am the day before Arsenal were dumped out of the FA Cup at Nottingham Forest. According to The Sun, Iwobi was caught on camera dancing in central London at 2.37am on Saturday morning

2018 World Cup: What Super Eagles should do to reach quarter finals – Oparaku

Former Nigerian international, Mobi Oparaku, has said that the Super Eagles can qualify for the quarter finals at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Atlanta ’96 gold medalist, who is now the team manager of Heartland Football Club of

2018 World Cup: Rohr reveals why Super Eagles will not surprise Argentina

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted that his team cannot surprise Argentina again. Both countries will meet on June 26 in the group stage of the 2018 World Cup, few months after Nigeria beat the South

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco Monday

The home-based Super Eagles will depart Nigeria on Monday for the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) holding in Morocco. The team Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf said this on Saturday in Abuja. Coach Salisu told the News Agency of Nigeria that

Super Eagles striker, Henry Onyekuru returns to Everton

Super Eagles striker, Henry Onyekuru, has returned to Everton to continue his recovery. Onyekuru suffered a knee injury while on loan at Anderlecht. The Belgian side released a statement last month, confirming that surgery was “inevitable” and the Nigerian would

Super Eagles squad to CHAN 2018 announced [Full List]

Coach Salisu Yusuf has released his final squad of 23 players of the Super Eagles B squad, for this year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN), which kicks off in Morocco on January 12. Goalkeeper and skipper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, midfielder Rabiu Ali

2018 World Cup: Benjani reveals three key Super Eagles players

Former Zimbabwe striker, Benjani Nwaruwari, has said the trio of John Mikel Obi, Alex Iwobi and Victor Moses, need to play a key role if Nigeria will go far in the 2018 World Cup. Captain Mikel scored crucial goals against

2018 World Cup: Super Eagles to play four friendlies – Pinnick

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, revealed yesterday that the Super Eagles of Nigeria will play four friendly matches ahead of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. “The World Cup is the big one next year and

Super Eagles defender, Omeruo weds today [PHOTOS]

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, will be getting married to his fiancee, Chioma Nnamani, in Enugu state today. Kenneth, who is a Chelsea defender but currently on loan at Turkish club Kasimpasa, proposed to Chioma in September. He shared photos

Pinnick reveals why Super Eagles lost to France in 2014 World Cup in Brazil

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, has opened up on why the Super Eagles lost 2-0 to France in the second round of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Pinnick said the three times African champions lost the game